Tarcău River

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Tarcău River
River
Countries Romania
Counties Neamț County
Source Mount Grindușul
 - location Tarcău Mountains
 - elevation 1,537 m (5,043 ft)
 - coordinates 46°38′45″N 26°09′12″E / 46.64583°N 26.15333°E / 46.64583; 26.15333
Mouth Bistrița
 - location Tarcău
 - elevation 403 m (1,322 ft)
 - coordinates 46°53′29″N 26°08′10″E / 46.89139°N 26.13611°E / 46.89139; 26.13611Coordinates: 46°53′29″N 26°08′10″E / 46.89139°N 26.13611°E / 46.89139; 26.13611
Progression BistrițaSiretDanubeBlack Sea

The Tarcău River (Hungarian: Tarkő) is a right tributary of the river Bistrița in Romania.[1] It discharges into the Bistrița in Tarcău. It flows through the villages Ardeluța, Schitu Tarcău, Brateș, Cazaci and Tarcău.

The Hungarian name means "baldstone". The Romanian name derives from that.

Tributaries[edit]

The following rivers are tributaries to the river Tarcău:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ovidiu Gabor - Economic Mechanism in Water Management at the Wayback Machine (archived 5 March 2009), map page 10
  • Administrația Națională Apelor Române - Cadastrul Apelor - București
  • Institutul de Meteorologie și Hidrologie - Rîurile României - București 1971
  • Trasee turistice - Județul Neamț [1]

Maps[edit]

  • Harta Munții Tarcău [2]